Installing and Setting Up Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 makes setting up the server to perform different roles a snap.
Clicking the Add Roles link starts the Add Roles Wizard, as shown in Figure 16-15. If
you are configuring the server as a file server, just check the File Services checkbox.
To configure it as a web server using IIS, click the Web Server (IIS) checkbox. You can
choose any combination of roles that you need, and the wizard will walk you through
any necessary additional setup with a minimum of hassle. In this example, we are
installing Windows Server 2008 as a stand-alone domain controller. Using the Add
Roles Wizard, choose the Active Directory Domain Services role, and then click Next
to install them. (You cannot install other roles at the same time as Active Directory
Configuring a TCP/IP address
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